Dolphins players say they're excited about Tua's 1st start

MIAMI (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa’s winning personality helped the Miami Dolphins avoid any locker room backlash when he was promoted to replace popular veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick. Plus, Tag...

Flores: Decision to replace Fitzpatrick with Tua was tough

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he regrets that his players found out about the team's switch to quarterback Tua Tagovailoa through social media rather than from him. ...

AP source: Tagovailoa replaces Fitzpatrick as Miami starter

MIAMI (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa now has a role to match his jersey number. He’s the Miami Dolphins’ No. 1 quarterback. The former Alabama star will make his first NFL start next week for...

Dolphins reach bye week at .500 for 1st time under Flores

MIAMI (AP) — They don't throw parades for teams that are 3-3, not even the Miami Dolphins, which is why Brian Flores declined to bask in his personal milestone Monday. A .500 winning...

New low for Gase's Jets -- they're shut out by Miami, 24-0

MIAMI (AP) — The mood of the bearded spectator in the New York Jets jersey was tough to judge as he sat in the stands during the fourth quarter Sunday, because he wore a sack over his head with only t...

Marlins, Jeter part with exec Michael Hill after 19 seasons

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins executive Michael Hill's 19-season tenure with the franchise has ended. Hill was president of baseball operations for the past six years and provided conti...

AP source: Dolphins DT Godchaux expected to be out 3 months

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Davon Godchaux is expected to be sidelined for three months with a biceps injury, a person familiar with the situation said Tuesday, meaning he will likely...

Tua gets off the bench, but only for Dolphins celebration

MIAMI (AP) — Besides throwing for 350 yards to help the Dolphins beat the 49ers, Ryan Fitzpatrick made a nice catch when teammate Tua Tagovailoa jumped into his arms to celebrate a touchdown. ...

Big progress for Marlins, but they're still chasing Braves

MIAMI (AP) — After an improbable run to the playoffs, the Miami Marlins confronted a hard reality in the National League Division Series: They still can’t beat the Atlanta Braves. T...

Improbable playoff run ends for young, improving Marlins

CEO Derek Jeter watched the Miami Marlins’ final game of the season from a sky box at Minute Maid Park in Houston as they underscored a point he had made a few days earlier regarding their climb towar...

Miami's Flores says Tua isn't ready to assume starting role

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says Tua Tagovailoa needs more time to be groomed for the job he was drafted to fill. “As far as him being a starter, we just don’t fee...

Tua time? Even at 1-3, Dolphins' Flores says not so fast

MIAMI (AP) — When asked Monday about the Miami Dolphins' quarterback situation, coach Brian Flores paused for nearly 8 seconds before he answered. That was plenty of time to stir up...

Red zone woes costly for Dolphins in 31-23 loss to Seattle

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins couldn’t kick enough field goals Sunday to beat high-scoring Seattle. They tried. Five consecutive scoring drives ended with three points, but that a...

Flores and Dolphins will try to slow down Wilson and Seattle

MIAMI (AP) — Malcolm Butler won't be available for Brian Flores to send into the game if the Seattle Seahawks get down to the 1-yard line Sunday, and that's not his only worry. Every...

For Marlins, playoff berth could be start of a new era

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' first playoff appearance since 2003 is not supposed to last long. They're regarded as young, inexperienced overachievers who benefited from the short ...